Production Team Manager
Leading FMCG Manufacturer
4 on 4 off days and nights
About Our Client
The client is a global FMCG manufacturer and a leader in their chosen market. They offer strong development and progression for their employees.
Production Team Manager
Ensure that routine quality and safety inspections are correctly carried out.
Maintain the effective operation of the assigned production area.
Manage the Senior Operators to ensure:-
- corrective actions from audits are made and maintained.
- product and size changeovers are made in accordance with SWP and agreed target times.
- maintenance checks are made and maintenance activity carried out where appropriate.
- departmental hygiene and line cleanliness standards are maintained at all times.
Prepare for and conduct shift handovers with other Team Managers.
Publish appropriate data regarding line performance in both quantitative and qualitative terms for the assigned area.
In conjunction with colleagues and the Manufacturing Manager, produce and implement plans and strategies to maintain and improve:-
- Quality levels for the assigned lines.
- Safety standards and results for the assigned lines.
Manage the motivation and development of the assigned staff, including appraisal of Senior Operators. Carry out disciplinary procedures, in accordance with company procedures.
As part of the continuous improvement process, review and identify improvement opportunities, recommending solutions to Manufacturing Manager.
Work with all departments to achieve and maintain customer accreditation, ISO and BRC standards, and other standards as identified in the Site Strategic plan.
Manage the Senior Operators to achieve improvements to line performance including by participation in improvement teams as required.
Ensure compliance with appropriate SWPs across the area.
Manage line supply and ancillary staff to achieve optimum area performance.
Carry out accident investigations
The Successful Applicant
Production Team Manager - FMCG - Greater Manchester
HNC Level Education or equivalent
Experience in a similar role
Circa 5 years Manufacturing experience, preferably FMCG
Problem solving skills
IT / Systems literate
Lean Manufacturing skills
What's on Offer
Production Team Manager - Greater Manchester
Competitive package available
Continental shift pattern (12 hours per day, 2 days, 2 nights, 4 off)
24 days holiday per year (inclusive of bank holidays)
Pension scheme, salary sacrifice, matched up to 8%
Private health scheme (employee contributes)